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About Climate focus

Climate Focus is a pioneering international advisory company and think tank that provides advice to governments and multilateral organizations, non-governmental and philanthropic organizations, and the private sector. We support our clients with shaping and navigating through international and domestic climate policies, accessing climate finance, and engaging with new climate mechanisms and cooperative approaches.

 

Highlighted publications

Zero-Deforestation Commodity Supply Chains by 2020: Are We on Track?
This new report provides a background analysis of progress in achieving zero-deforestation commitments in the supply chains of the five main forest-risk agricultural commodities.
Internal Carbon Pricing and Climate Finance Tracking for Banks: Implementation Guidance Report
This report aims to support banks in Turkey in designing their internal carbon pricing and climate finance tracking approaches that can be used for investment decision-making and facilitating finance.
Taking a Bite Out of Climate Change: Why We Should Stop Harming the Planet and Ourselves by Eating Too Much Beef
This Climate Focus publication – prepared for the Climate and Land Use Alliance – examines the impacts of beef production on the climate, human health, and tropical forests.

Highlighted project

Design options for integrated carbon pricing systems in Chile
Climate Focus and its partners, OfReC Regulation and Compliance and EBP, are advising the Chilean Ministry of Energy on design options for an integrated set of carbon pricing mechanisms.

Recent projects

Climate Focus, on behalf of the Meridian Institute, is working to identify major drivers or incentives that lead producers to...
During 2017 the PID project organized a number of capacity building workshops, multi-stakeholder meetings and published over 60...
This guide, due to be published later this year, aims to support policymakers in communicating their carbon pricing policies to...

Announcements

05 February 2018
Climate Focus busca un individuo emprendedor y altamente motivado para apoyar el desarrollo y la financiacion de modelos de negocios agropecuarios sostenibles en Colombia, Peru, Ecuador, y otros países latinoamericanos, desde nuestra sede en Bogotá.
05 February 2018
Climate Focus is seeking a land use intern to join our office in Washington, D.C. in a full or part-time capacity for 3 months with the possibility for extension through the summer.

News

08 February 2018
From 1 March 2018 onwards, all registered Gold Standard activities are required to transition to the new Gold Standard for Global Goals (“GS4GG”).
06 February 2018
In the run-up to the city council elections in March this year, 63 businesses and organizations from Rotterdam have endorsed the Rotterdam Climate Call for Action.
30 January 2018
This article reviews current supply-chain initiatives, their effectiveness, and the challenges they face, and goes on to identify knowledge gaps for complementary public–private policies.
25 January 2018
Climate Focus is pleased to announce the release of this new report prepared for the Prince of Wales’s International Sustainability Unit (ISU).